Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for SQL Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2008 over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 104 72
Rank change year-on-year -75 -32 +6
Permanent jobs citing SQL Server 2008 52 166 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.96% 2.54% 3.77%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 3.96% 8.65% 12.46%
Number of salaries quoted 34 156 285
West Yorkshire median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.89% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £25,375 £31,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £52,125 £60,000 £48,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +6.67%

SQL Server 2008 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 1,314 1,919 2,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 24.20% 29.36% 30.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,073 1,690 2,030
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,725 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

SQL Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing SQL Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire.

Salary trend for SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for SQL Server 2008 in West Yorkshire

SQL Server 2008
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bradford +16 15 £47,500 - 1
Leeds -79 11 £40,000 -13.04% 3
Wakefield -3 8 £35,750 -24.74% 1
Wetherby 0 7 £24,000 -42.17%
Halifax +3 4 - -
Huddersfield -2 2 £46,250 -11.90%
SQL Server 2008
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT jobs citing SQL Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for SQL Server 2008.

1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 38 (73.08%) SQL
3 24 (46.15%) Windows
4 22 (42.31%) T-SQL
4 22 (42.31%) .NET
5 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
6 19 (36.54%) Performance Tuning
7 17 (32.69%) Windows Server
7 17 (32.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 16 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (28.85%) C#
10 14 (26.92%) Oracle
11 13 (25.00%) IIS
11 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (21.15%) Problem-Solving
13 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (17.31%) PowerShell
14 9 (17.31%) Database Security
15 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET
15 8 (15.38%) VB
15 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
15 8 (15.38%) Finance
15 8 (15.38%) Scrum
16 7 (13.46%) B2B
16 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
16 7 (13.46%) SaaS
16 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 11g
16 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development

SQL Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.69%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (13.46%) SaaS
3 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (7.69%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) DHCP
1 4 (7.69%) DNS
1 4 (7.69%) Skype
1 4 (7.69%) WebEx
2 3 (5.77%) BGP
2 3 (5.77%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (5.77%) MPLS
2 3 (5.77%) OSPF
2 3 (5.77%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (5.77%) VLAN
2 3 (5.77%) VoIP
2 3 (5.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (32.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (30.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (13.46%) Oracle Database 12c
5 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (9.62%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (7.69%) Retail
3 3 (5.77%) Legal
4 1 (1.92%) Advertising
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) DBA
2 17 (32.69%) Administrator
3 14 (26.92%) Analyst
4 13 (25.00%) Developer
4 13 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
4 13 (25.00%) SQL DBA
5 8 (15.38%) SQL Support Analyst
5 8 (15.38%) Support Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) Software Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) Software Support Analyst
6 7 (13.46%) SQL Developer
7 6 (11.54%) .NET Developer
8 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 5 (9.62%) ERP Analyst
8 5 (9.62%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Customer Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) Customer Support Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) SaaS Analyst
9 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (42.31%) .NET
2 8 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 6 (11.54%) HTML
4 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (9.62%) CSS
5 3 (5.77%) ADO.NET
5 3 (5.77%) XML
5 3 (5.77%) XSD
6 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.92%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Self-Motivation
2 5 (9.62%) e-Learning
3 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.69%) Fintech
4 3 (5.77%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.77%) NHS
4 3 (5.77%) Replication
5 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (46.15%) Windows
2 17 (32.69%) Windows Server
3 13 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (21.15%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (17.31%) Database Security
5 8 (15.38%) Scrum
6 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (13.46%) B2B
6 7 (13.46%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (11.54%) ERP
7 6 (11.54%) MVC
8 5 (9.62%) Workflow
9 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 4 (7.69%) Data Privacy
9 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.69%) High Availability
9 4 (7.69%) Migration
9 4 (7.69%) Statistics
10 3 (5.77%) Analytics
10 3 (5.77%) ETL
10 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (73.08%) SQL
2 22 (42.31%) T-SQL
3 15 (28.85%) C#
4 9 (17.31%) PowerShell
5 8 (15.38%) VB
6 6 (11.54%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.77%) JCL
8 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) CCNA
1 3 (5.77%) CCNP
1 3 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (5.77%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (5.77%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) PMO
3 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.92%) vSphere
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.92%) Oracle
3 3 (5.77%) Cisco
4 2 (3.85%) F5
4 2 (3.85%) Tableau
5 1 (1.92%) Splunk
5 1 (1.92%) VMware